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April 26, 2022

Sensory Sensitivity Tools for Neurodiverse Audiences Now Available!

Do you have any special family recipes? What is your favorite holiday treat? Tune into this episode of Objects Tell Stories to explore some historic recipes from recipe books in…

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December 13, 2021

Objects Tell Stories: Holiday Seasonings

Do you have any special family recipes? What is your favorite holiday treat? Tune into this episode of Objects Tell Stories to explore some historic recipes from recipe books in…

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November 3, 2021

Kat’s Creative Corner: Take a Seat

Have you ever heard of a Hitchcock Chair? Did you know they are made right here in Connecticut? Tune into this episode of Kat’s Creative Corner to explore some of…

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October 13, 2021

Objects Tell Stories: Innovative Inventions

Did you know the CHS is located in the former house of a Hartford inventor? Join the CHS on a virtual journey through the home of Curtis Veeder. Explore his…

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September 1, 2021

Kat’s Creative Corner: Pet Portraits

Do you ever take goofy photos of your pets? What about professional portraits? Believe it or not, this trend has been around for decades! Tune into this episode of Kat’s…

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August 4, 2021

Objects Tell Stories: The Legend of Leatherman

In this episode of Objects Tell Stories, kids look closely at several items from the CHS collection to investigate one of Connecticut’s most puzzling tales that has left people curious…

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